Research

Research of

new & existing 

token models.

Design

We help you 

to design your

token systems.

Build

We guide you

to find the right

technology partners. 

Tokenize
Everything

Tokens are
to the Web3 what
websites were for the Web1

While it has become easy to create a token with a few lines of code, we still lack a deep understanding of how to design these new token ecosystems.
This book gives a deeper understanding of the impact of the Web3 and it’s tokenized applications.

design Your 
Token System

Tokenize your business or community
& make it Web3 ready!

We can help you:
Define the questions you have to ask yourself.
IdeNtify the know-how you need in your team.

Technical
Design

Programming of tokenS requires a set of technical design questions to be resolved.

Legal
DesigN

How to tokenizE existing assets, access rights & voting rights in a legally compliant way?

Economic
Design

How to design economic incentives towards collective action of a DAO / purpose-driven community?

Ethical
Design

TO AVOID “PROTOCOL BIAS” political, moral & ethical questionswill need to be addressed in a token design.

About Us

We are an interdisciplinary team of experts with different backgrounds: business, economics, computer science, law, cyber-physical systems, political science, and many more. Token Kitchen was founded by Shermin Voshmgir, author of the book “Token Economy” founder of BlockchainHub Berlin and co-founder of the Cryptoeconomics Research Institute at the Vienna University of Economics. Our team members have advised clients such as

City of Vienna
Wien Energie
Huawei
Deutsche Telekom
Konjungate Blockchain Network
Riddle & Code
Austrian Development Agency


Partners


The Common Stack
Token Economia
Big thanks to António Chagas, Courtnay Guimaraes, Jose Rui Sousa, […]
This piece is the first output of the 2nd DAO2DAO research workcycle between Token Kitchen, BlockScience and Curve Labs, funded by PrimeDAO. While our previous research digest and associated literature review and community report focused on an early exploration of DAO conceptual models and real-world precedents in foreign relations, this workcycle focused more on exploring recurring systems patterns, then selecting a few for further detailed review and potential implementation. Article by Cem F Dagdelen, Jeff Emmett, Max hampshire, Shermin Voshmgir, and Michael Zargham.
NFTs
This article is partially based on texts that have already […]

Team

An interdisciplinary team of
in-house experts
& external experts
from research to development.

Shermin Voshmgir

Founder & Intergallactic Unicorn

Author of the book Token Economy, the founder of Token Kitchen and BlockchainHub Berlin. In the past she was the director of the Research Institute for Cryptoeconomics at the Vienna University of Economics which she also co-founded. She is Austrian, with Iranian roots, and works on the intersection of technology, art & social science.

Valentin Kalinov

Analyst

Crypto Analyst with five years of experience working at BlockchainHub Berlin in content creation and token analysis, as a project manager at the Research Institute for Cryptoeconomics at the Vienna University of Economics where he was responsible for the UNBLOCK3D Project and now Token Kitchen. He also has a personal Crypto blog: https://blog.kalinoff.com

Nina Siedler

Legal Expert

Business lawyer at DWF Law, with more than twenty years’ experience in advising on corporate and finance transactions, during the past five years with focus on blockchain / DLT projects. Her practice covers loans and debt capital market instruments including various types of structured and crypto financing. Nina represents debt funds, other financial institutions as well as companies, most of which are international players and startups in the hightech field.

Claudia Winkler

Telco & Impact Expert

Entrepreneur and serial founder of various ventures e.g. Adjacent Possible Network (Consulting), goood network (Impact Incubation) and goood mobile Germany & Austria (sustainable B2C mobile operators) as well as co-founder of an impact initiative for social inclusion. Corporate Executive background with 15+ years of track record in managing leading international ICT companies in very challenging market environments, serving millions of customers.

Caroline Helbing

Publishing Expert

Produced the book Token Economy and is the founder of Thaumazo Publishing. Caroline is a philosopher, analyst, and communications specialist. With Thaumazo Publishing, media consulting and production based in Berlin, she helps entrepreneurs and outside-of-the-box thinkers to get their ideas published and spread.thaumazo-publishing.com. Specialties: Content Marketing Strategy, Writer & Editor, Media Consulting and Production, Public Relations, Team & Community Building.

Sebnem Rusitschka

Tokenizing Energy & CadCAD

Computer scientist by training, author of Hitcherhiker’s Guide to Token Engineering, founder of Freeelio and member of the German Blockchain Association. CadCAD expert with focus on Energy Management, for existing energy automation products & services: reaching from Meter Data Management for Online Energy Marketplaces, Plug & Play Intelligent Electronic Devices in Substations, Cloud Computing as a model for Smart Grid Data Management, to the combination of Machine Learning & Control Theory for Grid Monitoring, Protection, & Control.

Tom Fuerstner

Physical Internet Expert

Tom Fuerstner is a research scientist and university professor with over 30 years of experience in formal logic, social economy theory and digital art.Tom is the founder and CTO of Riddle & Code, a company focused on developing dedicated hardware for the physical internet and public ledger systems. These days, he is working on hardened server systems for operating BigchainDB and IPFS. The aim is to enable sustainable and resilient identity services in an emerging world of shared sovereignty between humans, machines, algorithms and protocols.

Ric Ferrer

Serial Entrepreneur & Maker

Cloud Storage (doctape acquired by  Atlassian), New Work ( Hafven), Virtual/Augmented Reality ( VRTX Labs), food-tech ( Mana) and Blockchain/Web3 ( PEY). Since 2015 he has served as an advisor to banks, insurance companies, stock exchanges, energy and telecommunication providers within Germany & Switzerland. Since 2016, he helps train and coach yearly about 10 early-stage startups in the sustainability-focused  Hafven Impact Accelerator. Currently, he is managing the launch of new  PEY.cash DApp, which aims to facilitate access to DeFi services in Latin America and specifically in Venezuela.

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